Atlanta plays Miami following Young's 41-point game

Fri, Nov 10, 2023
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Atlanta plays Miami following Young's 41-point game

Miami Heat (4-4, eighth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Atlanta Hawks (5-3, fourth in the Eastern Conference)

Atlanta; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Atlanta hosts the Miami Heat after Trae Young scored 41 points in the Atlanta Hawks' 120-119 victory against the Orlando Magic.

Atlanta went 41-41 overall, 26-26 in Eastern Conference action and 24-17 at home during the 2022-23 season. The Hawks averaged 118.4 points per game while allowing opponents to score 118.1 last season.

Other news Heat will lose Tyler Herro for at least 2 weeks with sprained right ankle Bam Adebayo scores 30 points, Jaime Jaquez Jr. hits late 3-pointer as Heat beat Grizzlies 108-102 NBA takes rebound away from Miami's Bam Adebayo, denying him rare 20-rebound triple-double

Miami finished 44-38 overall and 24-28 in Eastern Conference play during the 2022-23 season. The Heat averaged 109.5 points per game while shooting 46.0% from the field and 34.4% from 3-point distance last season.

INJURIES: Hawks: Mouhamed Gueye: out (back), Wesley Matthews: out (calf), Kobe Bufkin: out (thumb).

Heat: Caleb Martin: day to day (knee), Nikola Jovic: day to day (wrist), Jamal Cain: day to day (illness), Tyler Herro: out (ankle).


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